- The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces and the Syrian army are both attacking ISIS in Deir al-Zor province. The Syrian army reached an airbase outside the city of Deir al-Zor that been under siege by ISIS for years.
A lawsuit filed against the Saudi government claims the Saudis funded a dry run hijacking two years before 9/11:
The pilots were so spooked by the Saudi passengers and their aggressive behavior that they made an emergency landing in Ohio. On the ground there, police handcuffed them and took them into custody. Though the FBI later questioned them, it decided not to pursue prosecution.
Rohingya insurgents declared a unilateral ceasefire so aid groups can reach the hundreds of thousands of people who left northwestern Myanmar for Bangladesh.